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Group designs new Springfield city flag - Springfield News-Leader Springfield News-LeaderGroup designs new Springfield city flagSpringfield News-LeaderCorrection: John McQueary's last name was misspelled in a previous version of this report. The current city flag is red, white and blue. It features a star in each corner and in all-caps reads: "Springfield Missouri." In other words, it's unoriginal ... ...

Business expert predicts more store closures for Springfield - KY3 KY3Business expert predicts more store closures for SpringfieldKY3SPRINGFIELD, Mo. At least 130 JC Penney stores will close, the company announced Friday, but did not reveal which stores would be included. National research does show mall traffic is down, and business experts expect it to keep dropping. "It didn't ... ...

Springfield school bond issue sparks debate at lunch meeting - KY3 KY3Springfield school bond issue sparks debate at lunch meetingKY3SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (KY3) - Springfield School District administrators say they have a plan to make better learning environments for students, but it comes with a big price tag to taxpayers. The bond issue is becoming hotly debated in Springfield. Friday ... ...

Greene County restaurant inspections - Springfield News-Leader Springfield News-LeaderGreene County restaurant inspectionsSpringfield News-LeaderAmigo's Mexican Restaurant, 2118 S Campbell Ave Springfield. 02/17/2017 - Inspection. Priority Violations Found: 1. Observed raw chicken being held at 47 degrees and raw beef being held at 51 degrees in prep line cooler. Potentially hazardous foods are ... ...

Mobile food pantry targets north Springfield neighborhoods - KY3 KY3Mobile food pantry targets north Springfield neighborhoodsKY3SPRINGFIELD, Mo. A partnership between Ozarks Food Harvest and north Springfield community centers and churches has resulted in a new way to get much-needed food to neighbors in need. The zone one and zone two neighborhoods are frequently ... ...

MSU Board of Governors gains 2 new members - KY3 KY3MSU Board of Governors gains 2 new membersKY3SPRINGFIELD, Mo. - Gov. Eric Greitens appointed two new members to the Missouri State University Board of Governors. They are Craig Frazier, of Springfield, and Carol Silvey, of West Plains. Frazier and Silvey will attend their first board meetings in ...Missouri State governing board gains two new appointees from Gov. ...



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Vice President Pence downplays concerns over disruptions to health care
Vice President Pence downplays concerns over disruptions to health careVice President Mike Pence dismissed concerns Thursday about the pace of Republican plans to repeal and replace the health care law passed by Democrats under President Barack Obama, promising an “orderly transition” to a new system. It was the only comment by Pence in a 20-minute speech that went beyond boilerplate rhetoric and touched on challenges facing the new administration.

Resistance Report: Tom Cotton’s master class in holding a town hall
Resistance Report: Tom Cotton’s master class in holding a town hallON THE TOWN. Republican Sen. Tom Cotton of Arkansas held a town hall for the ages in Springdale, Ark., Wednesday night, drawing pointed questions from an Obamacare supporter, a Lutheran pastor, a descendent of one of the signers of the Declaration of Independence and a 7-year-old boy.

GPS device-maker Garmin reeling after workers gunned down
GPS device-maker Garmin reeling after workers gunned downOLATHE, Kan. (AP) — GPS device-maker Garmin long has revered diversity in its workforce, even when the locale of its ever-sprawling operational headquarters — a largely white Kansas City suburb — didn't reflect it.

Citizen Sleuths Spring Into Action in Indiana Murder Mystery as Reward Reaches $50G
Citizen Sleuths Spring Into Action in Indiana Murder Mystery as Reward Reaches $50GEveryday people are springing to action a day after haunting audio of the killer was released by authorities.

Olathe Restaurant Shooting Suspect Arrested
Olathe Restaurant Shooting Suspect ArrestedA massive manhunt was launched by the Kansas police after a gunman yelling racial slurs in a restaurant shot three people.